* Retoucheur-Photographe // Retoucher-Photographer

* This position is not currently open but we are always looking for qualified candidates to join the team. Apply below and we will contact you when we have a vacancy.

As a Retoucher/Photographer,  you will be responsible for product image retouching, quality control of image assets as well as the execution of on-model and still life photo shoots. Reporting directly to the Studio Manager and working closely with the Lead Photo Retoucher and Stylist you will ensure all retouched and shot images are consistent with the SSENSE brand guideline.


  • Retouch product images in accordance with SSENSE guideline
  • Coordinate with Lead Photo Retoucher to ensure completion of daily priorities and issues
  • Assist Lead Photo Retoucher in maintaining retouching guidelines
  • Perform quality control on all images to ensure both colour consistency and the integrity of the SSENSE presentation standards are maintained
  • Photograph on-model and  still life product images in accordance with SSENSE brand guidelines
  • Produce high quality digital images in line with established standards
  • Perform image processing and transfer to retouching network as per SSENSE guidelines
  • Achieve weekly photo retouching and/or photography targets
  • Liaise with Styling Director to ensure styling and posing is consistent with SSENSE identity and brand guidelines
  • Work closely with Stylist to maximize shoot time and minimize retouching and reshoots
  • Work closely with Studio Coordinator to maximum shoot time and  minimize retouching and reshoots
  • Update On Model and Still Life Shooting  Guideline Manual
  • Monitor and manage all studio equipment, inventory and maintenance requests
  • Initiate, plan and execute continuous improvement projects
  • Support department by performing various studio tasks as required
  • Transfer to other Operations departments, during the off-season, which may include: Customer Care, Fraud Prevention, Warehouse or other departments


  • A post secondary degree or diploma in Graphic Design, Photography or related field
  • 2 to 3 years photographic and post-production experience in a studio
  • Fluent in Adobe Photoshop CS5/CS6 and Capture One
  • Technical understanding of colour management
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Detail oriented with strong time management and organization skills
  • Excellent ability to work under strict deadlines

*** All applicants must provide a portfolio of relevant original work, both photography and retouching